More Names Surface From Yesterday's CCM+E Cuts
March 30, 2012 at 6:13 PM (PT)
Word came down YESTERDAY (NET NEWS 3/29) that downsizing was happening at CLEAR CHANNEL MEDIA & ENTERTAINMENT in several radio markets. ALL ACCESS posted the names of the folks we knew to have been affected, but more have surfaced overnight. Those include:
In ST. LOUIS, OM and KSLZ PD JEFF MCHUGH exits. Reach him at firstname.lastname@example.org or (503) 577-6921. Also out are WSGX morning man TODD VIOLETTE (email@example.com or 916-616-4092), KLOU morning/APD GREG HEWITT (firstname.lastname@example.org) and CRAIG CARMICHAEL, the Online Content Dir/Market for the cluster. Most of the local TOTAL TRAFFIC are also out; CHICAGO is now reporting and producing traffic for ST. LOUIS.
In. BOSTON, most of the TOTAL TRAFFIC NETWORK sales staff exits. including regional VP/Sales MICHAEL O'NEIL.
The entire staff of TOTAL TRAFFIC/SALT LAKE CITY has exited.
TOTAL TRAFFIC/SAN FRANCISCO's RYAN LEONG is out. Reach out at email@example.com.
In CINCINNATI, Talk WLW-A Promotions Dir. SHERRY ROWLAND, BRIAN PITTS of TOTAL TRAFFIC, and TONY BENDER, PD for Talk WKRC-A and Sports WCKY-A (ESPN 1530), are out.
WOLL/WEST PALM BEACH PD JODI STEWART is out after five years. Contact at firstname.lastname@example.org.
In CLEVELAND, seven people (which included some part-timers) have left the building, including NTR Dir. JEN BLACK, Talk WTAM-A weekender BOB BECKER, long-time sales assistant KATHY SEMAN and WGAR Morning Show Producer "PRODUCER SEAN" LAWRY (email@example.com).
Talk WMAN-A-F/MANSFIELD, OH-WWMM/FREDERICKTOWN, OH morning anchor "MR. ED" GUTCHAL and afternoon "SPORTS GRILL" co-host BARRY HOWELL and PD ERIC HANSEN have exited, according to the MANSFIELD NEWS JOURNAL.
Sports KGHM-A (1340 THE GAME)/OKLAHOMA CITY Sports Director and afternoon host DAVID GARRETT has left the building.
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